Starting version 8.9.03, BMC Network Automation is renamed to TrueSight Network Automation. This space contains information about BMC Network Automation 8.9.02 and previous versions. For TrueSight Network Automation 8.9.03 and later releases, see the TrueSight Network Automation documentation.

Managing device agents

Remote device agents are optional. By default, there is a local device agent that is initially active. The local device agent is always present in the server and can be disabled but cannot be deleted.

The following table contains conceptual information and tasks that describe how to manage BMC Network Automation device agents, and provides links to the applicable topics:

Administering task
For more information
To understand device agents

Device agents

Review the sub-topics in this topic to lean the following about device agents:

To add or edit a device agentAdding or editing device agentsAdd a new device agent to manage devices
To perform actions on device agentsViewing the device agent listing 

Use the agent list to perform the following operations:

  • Viewing
  • Editing
  • Copying
  • Deleting
  • Enabling
To administer remote device agents

 Administering remote device agents

Related topic

Configuring system-wide attributes

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